Mike Beebe Says He'd Sign Bill Outlawing Death Penalty by Andrew DeMillo Posted 1/16/2013 03:09 pm Updated 3 years ago Gov. Mike Beebe says he would sign legislation outlawing Arkansas' death penalty — but a spokesman says the governor won't make it a part of his legislative package for this year's session. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.